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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121029
Last updated: 21 January 2021
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Date:03-SEP-2007
Time:13:58
Type:Silhouette image of generic YK52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Yakovlev Yak-52
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N212YA
C/n / msn: 877505
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Lake-in-Hills, IL -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Lake-in-Hills, IL (3CK)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The purpose of the flight was for the ATP/CFI to give the private pilot a biennial flight review, as his had expired. The airplane entered a steep left bank and descended to impact soft terrain during an initial climb after takeoff. Post accident inspection of the airplane and engine failed to reveal any failure/malfunction which would have resulted in the accident.
Probable Cause: The airplane descended and impacted terrain during initial climb for undetermined reasons. Contributing to the accident was the soft, uphill terrain.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20070910X01344&key=1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Mar-2011 08:58 TB Added
17-Mar-2011 10:15 TB Updated [Source]
18-Mar-2011 06:46 TB Updated [Source]
21-Dec-2016 19:25 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
04-Dec-2017 18:54 ASN Update Bot Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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